City of Taylor

Welcome to Taylor, MI, the capital of the Downriver Detroit area and the "Center of Opportunity." Explore Taylor is the City's newest website where we hope to help connect residents of the community with local businesses, educational institutions, organizations, and entertainment.

We house a complete cross-section of available housing, from new, high-end subdivisions and golf course living, to starter homes in beautiful, affordable safe neighborhoods. A bustling community of over 60,000 residents, we are perfectly located, just minutes away from important freeways and main arteries, Detroit Metropolitan Airport, Downtown Detroit and even Ontario, Canada. 

Taylor is a business hub that includes multiple industrial parks and cutting-edge corporations, recent economic upswings have created great "place making" opportunities throughout our wonderful community, paced by the "Eureka Way!" retail and entertainment corridor, one of Michigan's most sought-after investment addresses. The corridor is home to one of the Detroit area's finest suburban malls, Southland Center, along with a new, high-tech movie theater, new restaurants and retailers. Coming in 2017 is the all-new Trader's Point, anchored by Menards, which will include more new large and small retailers on an 80-plus-acre site. A new La-Z-Boy location is locating right across the street, adding to the excitement that has brought brands like Cinemark, Primanti Bros, Famous Dave's, Panera and many others together along Eureka Way!

Taylor is a great place to live and work, or just visit. We are "Taylor-made" for you. Our community not only boasts comfortable neighborhoods, but also outstanding golf, parks and recreation and outstanding educational opportunities. This combination allows Taylor's residents and/or visitors to live, work, shop and play, within a convenient 24 square miles.

Welcome again to Explore Taylor, and enjoy yourself in our beautiful community.

18 job(s) at City of Taylor

City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Aug 22, 2019
Seasonal
Description The Players Assistant works closely with the golf course guests on a daily basis. This position performs a variety of tasks around the facility. Employee may be assigned other duties as determined by management. Essential duties will include, but are not limited to: Greet guests and provide direction Clean golf carts Set up golf carts in the staging area Check golf carts for damage Make sure carts are properly charged Empty trash containers throughout the facility Carry golfers bags and place them on carts for golf outings Complete light janitorial work Sort cans and bottles for deposit return Check the driving range and short game practice area for empty baskets Assist with golf outing and banquet setup Qualifications Ability to follow direction Must be able to stand on your feet for the length of the shift Must be able to work scheduled shifts that include days, evenings and weekends Must be able to lift 50 lbs Must be able to work and communicate cooperatively with employees and customers Must be able to provide a high level of customer service
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Aug 22, 2019
Full Time
Essential job functions include but are not limited to: Perform on-site appraisals to determine the value of properties in the City. Update and appraise all new commercial & industrial construction for purposes of determining true cash value and establishing property assessments in compliance with the Michigan General Property Tax Act, as amended. Update and maintain the existing commercial and industrial classes for purposes of determining true cash value and establishing property assessments in compliance with the Michigan General Property Tax Act, as amended. Assist residential appraiser with complex appraisals. Assist in conducting sales ratio studies and applying the results to appropriate property classifications. Assist with the preparation of the real property roll. Canvass the City annually for new and closed personal property accounts. Develop personal property tracking program. Process Personal Property Forms and prepare the personal property roll. Explain assessing practices and procedures to the public as requested. Responsible for Michigan Tax Tribunal commercial and industrial appeals. Must be able to work closely with attorney and assessor in resolution of appeal or preparation for trial if needed. Responsible for all special assessment rolls and Specific Act Properties. Assist with March, July and December Boards of Review. Salary commensurate with experience, education, and whether part-time or full-time status May be assigned additional duties that are necessary in the completion of the assessment cycle. Qualifications Job Related Skills: Thorough knowledge of the principles and practices of appraising real and personal property in accordance with the GPTA. Skill in basic math procedures, and making determinations based on sound appraisal standards. Ability to perform visual inspections, take measurements and determine the value of real and personal property, both new and existing structures. Ability to communicate orally and in writing and to act in a diplomatic manner when dealing with stressful situations. Ability to prioritize his/her work load and meet established deadlines. Must be familiar with BS&A software, APEX sketching software, Excel and Word, along with the City's GIS program. Interpersonal Skills: Energetic High sense of integrity and ethics Punctual, reliable and dependable Trustworthy Desire for continuous improvement Ability to accept and suggest constructive ideas Goal and deadline oriented Ability to adapt to change Detail oriented Service focus Team-oriented Possess the desire to uphold integrity of the City of Taylor Responsible Education and Experience Required: High School Diploma required 2-5 years of experience in assessment administration MAAO (4) Certification Salary and Benefits: Annual Salary based on experience Benefits include medical, dental, vision, paid-time off, participation in a defined contribution plan, life insurance. HOW TO APPLY: Complete an online application at www.cityoftaylor.com/jobs . Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. The City of Taylor is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of such factors as race, color, age, sex, national origin, religion, citizenship, handicap, height, weight and marital status. Under the State Persons With Disabilities Act and the Federal Americans With Disabilities Act, an employer has a legal obligation to accommodate an employee's or job applicant's disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the employer. A person with a disability may allege a violation against an employer regarding a failure to accommodate his or her condition under Michigan law only if the person notifies the employer in writing of the need for accommodation within 182 days after the date the person knew or reasonably should have known that an accommodation was needed.
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Aug 21, 2019
Part Time
Building cleaners are responsible for the appearance and cleanliness of the building inside and out. Employees may be assigned other duties as determined by management. Essential duties will include, but are not limited: Cleaning facility bathrooms as well as on course bathrooms Sweeping, vacuuming and mopping of floors Perform trash removal Ability to stand over the length of a shift Must be able to walk 200 yards and stand for periods of time Must be able to lift at least 50 pounds Must be able to work and communicate professionally with employees and guests Clean windows as needed Must be able to finish daily cleaning within time frame of scheduled shift Must be able to work scheduled shifts that include days, evenings and weekends The City of Taylor is an Equal Opportunity Employer
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Aug 19, 2019
Part Time
This position provides entry level clerical support by performing the following entry-level job duties: Scanning documents Faxing Copying Answering the phone Preparing written communications Filing Other duties may be assigned as needed by the department manager. Qualifications Preferred candidates should possess the following skills and abilities: Excellent Organization skills Knowledgeable with Microsoft Office Suite (strong spreadsheet skills preferred) Knowledgeable of scanning equipment (plotter for scanning blueprints) Knowledgeable of general office procedure Ability to stand for long periods of time Ability to lift 50 lbs. and transport boxes location to location Ability to use general office equipment (phone, scanner, computer, etc) Ability to work independently Ability to type 45 WPM Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and basic data entry systems Ability to work as a team member Ability to work with the general public, department heads and/or elected officials in a professional and courteous manner. Candidates must be available to work shifts between the hours of 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Aug 09, 2019
Part Time
The Food and Beverage supervisor ensures that the highest level of customer service is provided for banquet events and during the restaurant experience. Employees may be assigned other duties as determined by management. Essential duties will include, but are not limited to: Monitor food and beverage operations on a day to day basis to ensure efficiency and customer satisfaction Develop strategies to achieve financial objectives and monitor cost and budget Supervise, schedule, train and coach staff in their daily duties Monitor food and liquor inventory on a weekly and monthly basis Serve food and drinks to customers if needed Maintain stock at bar Perform the duties of the Food and Beverage Manger if needed Coordinate with event facilitator to ensure quality and satisfaction on special events Qualifications Must be 18 years of age to serve alcohol Must be able to work scheduled shifts that include days, evenings and weekends Possess basic computer skills Ability to stand and carry 25-35 pounds Must be able to walk and stand for periods of time Must be able to work and communicate cooperatively with employees and customers Must possess basic math skills Must be comfortable handling cash and credit transactions Must comply with food safety rules Must follow all state of Michigan alcohol laws TAM certification preferred but may be obtained once hired Must be able to provide a high level of customer service Previous experience as a supervisor is preferred Servesafe certification preferred Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. Thank you for your interest in the City of Taylor. The City of Taylor is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of such factors as race, color, age, sex, national origin, religion, citizenship, handicap, height, weight and marital status. Under the State Persons With Disabilities Act and the Federal Americans With Disabilities Act, an employer has a legal obligation to accommodate an employee's or job applicant's disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the employer. A person with a disability may allege a violation against an employer regarding a failure to accommodate his or her condition under Michigan law only if the person notifies the employer in writing of the need for accommodation within 182 days after the date the person knew or reasonably should have known that an accommodation was needed.
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Aug 05, 2019
Seasonal
Cook, plate and garnish menu orders Prep and portion control required Daily, weekly, and monthly routine maintenance of all cooking and food prep areas and equipment, as well as, food and beverage storage facilities, refrigerators and freezers Must follow all health codes and regulations. Qualifications Broiler, grill, fryer, sauté and pantry experience Must be available for evening and weekend shifts Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. Thank you for your interest in the City of Taylor. The City of Taylor is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Aug 05, 2019
Seasonal
Food servers work closely with the golf course guests on a daily basis. This position provides guests with food and refreshments in the restaurant bar and grille. . Employees may be assigned other duties as determined by management. Essential duties will include, but are not limited to: Serve food and drinks to customers Maintain stock Clean the restaurant and deck area Check customers identification to comply with alcohol laws Qualifications Must be 18 years of age to serve alcohol Must be able to work scheduled shifts that include days, evenings and weekends Basic computer skills needed Awareness of menu ingredients to respond to inquiries regarding food allergies Must be able to walk and stand for long periods of time Must be able to lift at least 25 -35 pounds Must be able to work and communicate cooperatively with employees and customers Must have basic math skills Must be comfortable handling cash and credit transactions Must be comfortable serving alcohol Must comply with food safety rules Must follow all state of Michigan alcohol laws TAM certification preferred but may be obtained once hired Must be able to provide a high level of customer service Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. Thank you for your interest in the City of Taylor. The City of Taylor is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of such factors as race, color, age, sex, national origin, religion, citizenship, handicap, height, weight and marital status. Under the State Persons With Disabilities Act and the Federal Americans With Disabilities Act, an employer has a legal obligation to accommodate an employee's or job applicant's disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the employer. A person with a disability may allege a violation against an employer regarding a failure to accommodate his or her condition under Michigan law only if the person notifies the employer in writing of the need for accommodation within 182 days after the date the person knew or reasonably should have known that an accommodation was needed.
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Aug 05, 2019
Seasonal
Description The Snack Bar & Beverage Cart Attendant works closely with the golf course guests on a daily basis. This position provides customers with food and refreshments both in the club house and on the golf course. Employees may be assigned other duties as determined by management. Essential duties will include, but are not limited to: Snack Bar Serve food and drinks to customers Maintain stock Clean the Snack Bar and patio area Check customers identification to comply with alcohol laws Beverage Cart Attendant Serve food and drinks to customers Maintain stock Clean the beverage cart Organize the beverage cart cooler Check customers identification to comply with alcohol laws Qualifications Must be 18 years of age to serve alcohol Must be able to work scheduled shifts that include days, evenings and weekends Basic computer skills needed to use the tee sheet and point of sale software Ability to ride on a golf cart over the length of a shift Must be able to walk 200 yards and stand for periods of time Must be able to lift 50 lbs Must be able to work and communicate cooperatively with employees and customers Must have basic math skills Must be comfortable handling cash and credit transactions Must be comfortable serving alcohol Must comply with food safety rules Must follow all state of Michigan alcohol laws TAM certification preferred but may be obtained once hired Must be able to provide a high level of customer service
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Jul 29, 2019
Full Time
Application Process: In early 1954, the voters of the Township of Taylor adopted Act No. 78 of the Public Acts of 1935, as amended, of the State of Michigan. This Act provides for a Civil Service Commission for the fire and police departments, to be administered by three commissioners. The Act lays out certain definite requirements as to age, educational standards, etc., for applicants to the fire and police departments. It also gives the Commission the authority to augment these provisions by making Rules and Regulations in conformance with the limitations of the Act. Following is an outline of the procedure used by the Commission in processing new applications: Written Examination: Applicants must achieve a passing score of 80% in order to be eligible to participate in the oral examinations. This score is then multiplied by .60, to form 60% of the total score. Scores will be received by the City Clerk's Office from the testing company about two to four weeks after the examination. You will then be notified of your score by mail. If you receive a passing score, you will also be assigned an appointment for fingerprinting and issuance of a background questionnaire. Following return of questionnaire, you will be notified of a date for an oral examination. Oral Examination: A score of 100% is possible, based on this interview. This grade is then multiplied by .40, to form 40% of the total score. An applicant must earn at least 80% on the oral examination. Those who have a combined total score of 80% will then be placed on an eligibility list according to score (highest score first). A physical examination and psychological evaluation will be scheduled if a job is offered. Eligibility List: The names of those applicants who pass all requirements will be placed on an eligibility list with highest test score first.This list will be in effect for a two-year period, unless all names are exhausted before that time. Being on the list certifies that you are eligible for hire, provided you pass additional requirements at the time of hire. The Commission establishes the list. The Appointing Authority (Mayor) is responsible for hiring from the list at his discretion, but must choose from the top five names. Failure to appear for tests or other appointments, to submit the required documents, or to pass any requirements, will be basis for rejection at any point. Essential Job Functions Police Officer: Affect an arrest, forcibly if necessary, using handcuffs and other restraints. Climb over obstacles; climb through openings; jump down from elevated surfaces; jump over obstacles, ditches and streams; and crawl in confined areas to pursue, search, investigate and/or rescue. Communicate effectively over law enforcement radio channels while initiating and responding to radio communications, often under adverse conditions. Communicate verbally and effectively by listening to people and by giving information, directions and commands. Conduct searches of buildings and large outdoor areas which may involve walking and/or standing for long periods of time and which requires the ability to distinguish color and perceive shapes. Conduct visual and audio monitoring of jail for extended periods of time. Enter and exit vehicles quickly to perform rescue operations, pursue a suspect or answer an emergency call. Exercise independent judgment within legal guidelines, to determine when there is reasonable suspicion to detain, when probable cause exists to search and arrest and when force may be used and to what degree. Gather information in criminal investigations by interviewing and obtaining the statements of victims, witnesses, suspects and confidential informants. Load, unload, aim and fire handguns, shotguns and other agency fire arms from a variety of body positions in situations that justify the use of deadly force while maintaining emotional control under extreme stress. Manage interpersonal conflicts to maintain order. Operate an emergency vehicle during both the day and night; while exercising due care and caution in congested traffic and in unsafe road conditions and environmental conditions such as fog, smoke, rain, ice and snow. Perform law enforcement functions while working rotating shifts and unanticipated overtime. Perform tasks which require lifting, carrying, or dragging people or heavy objects while performing limited law enforcement functions. Perform searches of persons which involve touching and feeling to detect potential weapons and contraband. Pursue fleeing suspects on foot both day and night in unfamiliar terrain. Prepare investigative and other reports, including sketches, using appropriate grammar, symbols and mathematical computations. Read and comprehend rules, regulations, policies, procedures and the law for purposes of ensuring appropriate employee behavior/response and performing activities involving the public. Subdue resisting subjects using hands and feet while employing defensive tactics maneuvers of approved nonlethal weapons. Use body force to gain entrance through barriers to search, seize, investigate and/or rescue. Perform other essential tasks as identified by the MCOLES Job-task analysis. Qualifications Preliminary Requirements: Citizen in the United States of America Age at least 21 years by the date of examination (To be determined) High School graduate or equivalent (G. E. D.) Must have at least sixty (60) college credit hours after the completion of Police Academy A valid Michigan Motor Vehicle Operator's or Chauffeur's License Good moral character - traffic and criminal records will be examined Be certified or certifiable as a police officer in the State of Michigan (i.e. a graduate of Michigan Commission on Law Enforcement Standards (MCOLES) certified academy); or certifiable within the first year of the eligibility list. Physically and mentally able, with or without reasonable accommodation, to perform all of the established duties and responsibilities related to the position Ability to pass a written examination, fingerprint and background check and any other investigation deemed necessary by the Police and Fire Civil Service Commission Ability to successfully complete the basic training curriculum as determined by the Taylor police department Applicants must have passed the qualifying examinations provided by the Michigan Commission on Law Enforcement by time of hire. A score of at least 80% on the written examination is required in order to qualify for the oral examinations. You will be notified of your results by email. Those who score at least 80% on the written exam will then be required to submit the following immediately: Birth Certificate or registration Driver's License High school diploma or GED equivalent Discharge papers (form DD 214) if a veteran Original certifications card for MCOLES pre-employment testing results MCOLES academy certification IF certified/certifiable as Michigan Officer A complete set of fingerprints (Information will be supplied to you) A completed background questionnaire (form will be supplied to you) Applicants must schedule a test for these positions. You must apply and pass the test with a minimum score of 80 by September 27, 2019. Visit https://www.empco.net/testing/information.php and follow the instructions for registering for a test date. There is a fee to take the examination, but results of the test will be accepted buy all participating police departments in Michigan. The City of Taylor is an Equal Opportunity Employer
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Jul 23, 2019
Full Time
Essential Job Functions/Public Service Officer: Communicate effectively over law-enforcement radio channels while initiating and responding to radio communications, often under adverse conditions. Communicate verbally and effectively by listening to people and by giving information, directions and commands. Conduct visual and audio monitoring of jail for extended periods of time. Gather information in criminal investigations by interviewing and obtaining the statements of victims, witnesses, suspects and confidential informants. Manage interpersonal conflicts to maintain order. Operate an emergency vehicle during both the day and night, while exercising due care and caution in congested traffic and in unsafe road conditions and environmental conditions such as fog, smoke, rain, ice and snow. Perform law-enforcement functions while working rotating shifts and unanticipated overtime. Perform tasks that require lifting, carrying or dragging people or heavy objects while performing limited law-enforcement functions. Perform searches of persons that involve touching and feeling to detect potential weapons and contraband. Prepare investigative and other reports, including sketches, using appropriate grammar, symbols and mathematical computations. Read and comprehend rules, regulations, policies, procedures and the law for purposes of ensuring appropriate PSO behavior/response and performing activities involving the public. Subdue resisting subjects using hands and feet while employing defensive tactics maneuvers of approved nonlethal weapons. Public Service Officer - Job Description: Dispatch and Teletype System/Law Enforcement Information Network (L.E.I.N.) This is a two-person operation. These work stations are generally manned by a Corporal with a police Cadet assisting. They monitor a four-channel radio system and the business-alarm panel, receive calls from the desk officers, dispatch police units and log the calls/incidents in the complaint log and radio log. They provide ambulance and wrecker calls upon request from field units. They make L.E.I.N. checks for patrol units, enter and cancel "wanted" persons, vehicles and warrants as well as check stolen or recovered property through the system. They sometimes must answer telephone calls from citizens because of an overload on desk officers. Switchboard/Complaint Desk This work station is generally manned by one or more employees, depending on demands or calls coming into the desk. There are times when the duty Lieutenant must delay his other responsibilities to answer telephone calls at the desk. The police PSO assigned to the desk could write complaints at the desk and on very limited basis over the telephone, during peak periods. Complaint copies must also be separated for the various bureaus as directed. Much of a Public Service Officer's time will be taken up in the detention area and caring for prisoners. The booking, printing, mugging, receipt of property and paperwork involved in the intake will be assigned to one of the Public Service Officers from desk/dispatch area. The PSO will be required to maintain inventory of prisoner meals, feed prisoners (a one-hour task for each meal) and see that the cells are properly cleaned. He will make prisoner inspection every hour as required by the department of Corrections. On weekends and holidays he/she is expected to clean lobby, desk and dispatch section. A PSO has many other miscellaneous duties, including fingerprinting for citizenship papers and employment clearances. Traffic Bureau Periodically, a PSO from Records may be assigned to the Traffic Bureau to assist in the following: Compile accident data. Maintain accident/violation spot maps. File accident reports. Research engineering files. Maintain abandoned auto file. Detective Bureau (D.B.) Periodically, a Public Service Officer may be assigned to the Detective Bureau to assist in the following: File complaints, fingerprint cards, post clearance slips on crimes or post D.B. teletypes. Work on D.B. crime status charts or graphs. Photograph and print indexing. Cross check file for intelligence data. Youth Bureau Periodically, a Public Service Officer may be assigned to the Youth Bureau to assist in the following: Recording and filing of case reports. Type appointments to parents and juveniles. Type records of juveniles taken into custody. Disposition of cases. File jacket returns from court. Case clearance slips to Records Bureau. Support Division The Support Division usually has two Public Service Officers assigned; their duties would include: One PSO permanently assigned to property and evidence responsibility. The process of maintaining records, storage and disposition of property and evidence requires very precise control and is best served under the responsibility of one individual. A PSO can be assigned to the afternoon shift to better serve the public and department. This employee will assist in the filing of complaints by sections, traffic citations and other Bureau services; he/she will assist in providing gun registrations, public vehicle operators license applications, vendor license applications. Qualifications Citizen in the United States of America Age at least 18 years of age High School graduate or equivalent (G. E. D.) A valid Michigan Motor Vehicle Operator's or Chauffeur's License Good moral character - traffic and criminal records will be examined Must pass pre-employment process which includes background investigation, psychological exam, and physical. Physically and mentally able, with or without reasonable accommodation, to perform all of the established duties and responsibilities related to the position Ability to successfully complete the basic training curriculum as determined by the Taylor Police department Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. Thank you for your interest in the City of Taylor. The City of Taylor is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of such factors as race, color, age, sex, national origin, religion, citizenship, handicap, height, weight and marital status. Under the State Persons With Disabilities Act and the Federal Americans With Disabilities Act, an employer has a legal obligation to accommodate an employee's or job applicant's disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the employer. A person with a disability may allege a violation against an employer regarding a failure to accommodate his or her condition under Michigan law only if the person notifies the employer in writing of the need for accommodation within 182 days after the date the person knew or reasonably should have known that an accommodation was needed.
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Jun 28, 2019
Part Time
Essential Job Functions/Public Service Officer: Communicate effectively over law-enforcement radio channels while initiating and responding to radio communications, often under adverse conditions. Communicate verbally and effectively by listening to people and by giving information, directions and commands. Conduct visual and audio monitoring of jail for extended periods of time. Gather information in criminal investigations by interviewing and obtaining the statements of victims, witnesses, suspects and confidential informants. Manage interpersonal conflicts to maintain order. Operate an emergency vehicle during both the day and night, while exercising due care and caution in congested traffic and in unsafe road conditions and environmental conditions such as fog, smoke, rain, ice and snow. Perform law-enforcement functions while working rotating shifts and unanticipated overtime. Perform tasks that require lifting, carrying or dragging people or heavy objects while performing limited law-enforcement functions. Perform searches of persons that involve touching and feeling to detect potential weapons and contraband. Prepare investigative and other reports, including sketches, using appropriate grammar, symbols and mathematical computations. Read and comprehend rules, regulations, policies, procedures and the law for purposes of ensuring appropriate PSO behavior/response and performing activities involving the public. Subdue resisting subjects using hands and feet while employing defensive tactics maneuvers of approved nonlethal weapons. Public Service Officer - Job Description: Dispatch and Teletype System/Law Enforcement Information Network (L.E.I.N.) This is a two-person operation. These work stations are generally manned by a Corporal with a police Cadet assisting. They monitor a four-channel radio system and the business-alarm panel, receive calls from the desk officers, dispatch police units and log the calls/incidents in the complaint log and radio log. They provide ambulance and wrecker calls upon request from field units. They make L.E.I.N. checks for patrol units, enter and cancel "wanted" persons, vehicles and warrants as well as check stolen or recovered property through the system. They sometimes must answer telephone calls from citizens because of an overload on desk officers. Switchboard/Complaint Desk This work station is generally manned by one or more employees, depending on demands or calls coming into the desk. There are times when the duty Lieutenant must delay his other responsibilities to answer telephone calls at the desk. The police PSO assigned to the desk could write complaints at the desk and on very limited basis over the telephone, during peak periods. Complaint copies must also be separated for the various bureaus as directed. Much of a Public Service Officer's time will be taken up in the detention area and caring for prisoners. The booking, printing, mugging, receipt of property and paperwork involved in the intake will be assigned to one of the Public Service Officers from desk/dispatch area. The PSO will be required to maintain inventory of prisoner meals, feed prisoners (a one-hour task for each meal) and see that the cells are properly cleaned. He will make prisoner inspection every hour as required by the department of Corrections. On weekends and holidays he/she is expected to clean lobby, desk and dispatch section. A PSO has many other miscellaneous duties, including fingerprinting for citizenship papers and employment clearances. Traffic Bureau Periodically, a PSO from Records may be assigned to the Traffic Bureau to assist in the following: Compile accident data. Maintain accident/violation spot maps. File accident reports. Research engineering files. Maintain abandoned auto file. Detective Bureau (D.B.) Periodically, a Public Service Officer may be assigned to the Detective Bureau to assist in the following: File complaints, fingerprint cards, post clearance slips on crimes or post D.B. teletypes. Work on D.B. crime status charts or graphs. Photograph and print indexing. Cross check file for intelligence data. Youth Bureau Periodically, a Public Service Officer may be assigned to the Youth Bureau to assist in the following: Recording and filing of case reports. Type appointments to parents and juveniles. Type records of juveniles taken into custody. Disposition of cases. File jacket returns from court. Case clearance slips to Records Bureau. Support Division The Support Division usually has two Public Service Officers assigned; their duties would include: One PSO permanently assigned to property and evidence responsibility. The process of maintaining records, storage and disposition of property and evidence requires very precise control and is best served under the responsibility of one individual. A PSO can be assigned to the afternoon shift to better serve the public and department. This employee will assist in the filing of complaints by sections, traffic citations and other Bureau services; he/she will assist in providing gun registrations, public vehicle operators license applications, vendor license applications. Qualifications Citizen in the United States of America Age at least 18 years of age High School graduate or equivalent (G. E. D.) A valid Michigan Motor Vehicle Operator's or Chauffeur's License Good moral character - traffic and criminal records will be examined Must pass pre-employment process which includes background investigation, psychological exam, and physical. Physically and mentally able, with or without reasonable accommodation, to perform all of the established duties and responsibilities related to the position Ability to successfully complete the basic training curriculum as determined by the Taylor Police department Hourly rate of pay commensurate with experience level. This is a part-time position and no fringe benefits are offered. Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. Thank you for your interest in the City of Taylor. The City of Taylor is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of such factors as race, color, age, sex, national origin, religion, citizenship, handicap, height, weight and marital status. Under the State Persons With Disabilities Act and the Federal Americans With Disabilities Act, an employer has a legal obligation to accommodate an employee's or job applicant's disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the employer. A person with a disability may allege a violation against an employer regarding a failure to accommodate his or her condition under Michigan law only if the person notifies the employer in writing of the need for accommodation within 182 days after the date the person knew or reasonably should have known that an accommodation was needed.
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Jun 28, 2019
Part Time
Nature of work : (Employee may be assigned other duties as determined by the department.) Inspection of buildings for compliance with all applicable codes and regulations and to ensure that work is done to job specifications and in accordance with approved plans on file. Reviews plans and on site construction progress from inspection to completion to ensure compliance with City codes and ordinances. Perform building inspections on commercial, single-family and multiple-family dwellings to ensure compliance; and be responsible for enforcing the City of Taylor's ordinances regarding property maintenance. Requires a high degree of independence in evaluating plans and construction in various stages. Employee will work under the general direction of the Department Supervisor. Typical Examples of Work : Review of plans submitted by builders to ascertain that requirements are being met; makes both rough and final inspections, re-occupancy inspections and building code compliance on homes, multiple dwellings, commercial, and other buildings; sees that necessary permits have been secured for all construction, alteration, repair or removal work under way; interprets codes to general public, issues and keeps record of violations and makes follow-up investigations to assure compliance; investigates complaints; conducts other inspections as required. Perform re-occupancy inspections and code compliance inspections on single-family and multiple-family dwellings primarily in the Rental Division of the Building Department. Insure that all necessary permits have been secured for the repair or correction of code violations. Follow-up inspections to assure compliance, interpret codes to the general public. Investigate and resolve citizen complaints. Perform visual inspection of exterior property pertaining to property maintenance, issue violations and/or appearance tickets to resolve complaints. Work closely with other departments toward eliminating violations and work closely with prosecuting attorney regarding resolution of tickets, warrants, dismissals and plea agreements. Appear in court as witness to violation of ordinances as needed. Requirements : One year of field inspection experience; graduation from high school or GED. Must be a licensed Building Inspector with the State of Michigan for "Plan Reviewer" and "Building Inspector" pursuant to all State of Michigan requirements. Successful applicant may not utilize any licenses held to perform any contract work in the City of Taylor while employed by the City of Taylor. Physical condition adequate for performance of work; possession of valid drivers license throughout the length of employment; knowledge of construction, materials and tools used in building construction; ability to read and interpret construction blueprints, plans and specification; ability to enforce necessary regulations; able to represent the City in court related issues; ability to interact effectively with business and property owners. Compensation : Negotiable hourly rate or per inspection fee based on experience; no benefits. HOW TO APPLY: Complete an online application at www.cityoftaylor.com/jobs . Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. The City of Taylor is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of such factors as race, color, age, sex, national origin, religion, citizenship, handicap, height, weight and marital status. Under the State Persons With Disabilities Act and the Federal Americans With Disabilities Act, an employer has a legal obligation to accommodate an employee's or job applicant's disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the employer. A person with a disability may allege a violation against an employer regarding a failure to accommodate his or her condition under Michigan law only if the person notifies the employer in writing of the need for accommodation within 182 days after the date the person knew or reasonably should have known that an accommodation was needed.
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Jun 28, 2019
Full Time
Nature of work : (Employee may be assigned other duties as determined by the department.) Inspection of buildings for compliance with all applicable codes and regulations and to ensure that work is done to job specifications and in accordance with approved plans on file. Reviews plans and on site construction progress from inspection to completion to ensure compliance with City codes and ordinances. Perform building inspections on commercial, single-family and multiple-family dwellings to ensure compliance; and be responsible for enforcing the City of Taylor's ordinances regarding property maintenance. Requires a high degree of independence in evaluating plans and construction in various stages. Employee will work under the general direction of the Department Supervisor. Typical Examples of Work : Review of plans submitted by builders to ascertain that requirements are being met; makes both rough and final inspections, re-occupancy inspections and building code compliance on homes, multiple dwellings, commercial, and other buildings; sees that necessary permits have been secured for all construction, alteration, repair or removal work under way; interprets codes to general public, issues and keeps record of violations and makes follow-up investigations to assure compliance; investigates complaints; conducts other inspections as required. Perform re-occupancy inspections and code compliance inspections on single-family and multiple-family dwellings primarily in the Rental Division of the Building Department. Insure that all necessary permits have been secured for the repair or correction of code violations. Follow-up inspections to assure compliance, interpret codes to the general public. Investigate and resolve citizen complaints. Perform visual inspection of exterior property pertaining to property maintenance, issue violations and/or appearance tickets to resolve complaints. Work closely with other departments toward eliminating violations and work closely with prosecuting attorney regarding resolution of tickets, warrants, dismissals and plea agreements. Appear in court as witness to violation of ordinances as needed. Requirements : One year of field inspection experience; graduation from high school or GED. Must be a licensed Building Inspector with the State of Michigan for "Plan Reviewer" and "Building Inspector" pursuant to all State of Michigan requirements. Successful applicant may not utilize any licenses held to perform any contract work in the City of Taylor while employed by the City of Taylor. Physical condition adequate for performance of work; possession of valid drivers license throughout the length of employment; knowledge of construction, materials and tools used in building construction; ability to read and interpret construction blueprints, plans and specification; ability to enforce necessary regulations; able to represent the City in court related issues; ability to interact effectively with business and property owners. Compensation includes hourly rate plus attractive benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, paid time off, paid holidays, and participation in defined contribution plan. HOW TO APPLY: Complete an online application at www.cityoftaylor.com/jobs . Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. The City of Taylor is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of such factors as race, color, age, sex, national origin, religion, citizenship, handicap, height, weight and marital status. Under the State Persons With Disabilities Act and the Federal Americans With Disabilities Act, an employer has a legal obligation to accommodate an employee's or job applicant's disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the employer. A person with a disability may allege a violation against an employer regarding a failure to accommodate his or her condition under Michigan law only if the person notifies the employer in writing of the need for accommodation within 182 days after the date the person knew or reasonably should have known that an accommodation was needed.
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Jun 28, 2019
Part Time
Nature of work : Inspection of mechanical installations for compliance with all applicable codes and regulations and to ensure that work is done to job specifications and in accordance with approved plans on file. Reviews plans and on site construction progress from inspection to completion to ensure compliance with City codes and ordinances. Perform mechanical inspections on commercial, single-family and multiple-family dwellings to ensure compliance; and be responsible for enforcing the City of Taylor's ordinances regarding property maintenance. Requires a high degree of independence in evaluating plans and construction in various stages. Employee will work under the general direction of the Department Supervisor. (Employee may be assigned other duties as determined by the department.) Typical Examples of Work : Review of plans submitted by builders to ascertain that requirements are being met; makes both rough and final inspections, re-occupancy inspections and mechanical code compliance on homes, multiple dwellings, commercial, and other buildings; sees that necessary permits have been secured for all construction, alteration, repair or removal work under way; interprets codes to general public, issues and keeps record of violations and makes follow-up investigations to assure compliance; investigates complaints; conducts other inspections as required. Perform re-occupancy inspections and code compliance inspections on single-family and multiple-family dwellings primarily in the Rental Division of the Building Department. Insure that all necessary permits have been secured for the repair or correction of code violations. Follow-up inspections to assure compliance, interpret codes to the general public. Investigate and resolve citizen complaints. Perform visual inspection of exterior property pertaining to property maintenance, issue violations and/or appearance tickets to resolve complaints. Work closely with other departments toward eliminating violations and work closely with prosecuting attorney regarding resolution of tickets, warrants, dismissals and plea agreements. Appear in court as witness to violation of ordinances as needed. Requirements : One year of field inspection experience; graduation from high school or GED. Must be a licensed Mechanical Contractor with the State of Michigan for "Plan Reviewer" and "Mechanical Inspector" pursuant to all State of Michigan requirements. Successful applicant may not utilize any licenses held to perform any contract work in the City of Taylor while employed by the City of Taylor. Physical condition adequate for performance of work; possession of valid drivers license throughout the length of employment; knowledge of construction, materials and tools used in building construction; ability to read and interpret construction blueprints, plans and specification; ability to enforce necessary regulations; able to represent the City in court related issues; ability to interact effectively with business and property owners. Compensation : Negotiable hourly rate or per inspection fee based on experience; no benefits. HOW TO APPLY: Complete an online application at www.cityoftaylor.com/jobs . Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. The City of Taylor is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of such factors as race, color, age, sex, national origin, religion, citizenship, handicap, height, weight and marital status. Under the State Persons With Disabilities Act and the Federal Americans With Disabilities Act, an employer has a legal obligation to accommodate an employee's or job applicant's disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the employer. A person with a disability may allege a violation against an employer regarding a failure to accommodate his or her condition under Michigan law only if the person notifies the employer in writing of the need for accommodation within 182 days after the date the person knew or reasonably should have known that an accommodation was needed.
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Jun 28, 2019
Full Time
Nature of work : Inspection of mechanical installations for compliance with all applicable codes and regulations and to ensure that work is done to job specifications and in accordance with approved plans on file. Reviews plans and on site construction progress from inspection to completion to ensure compliance with City codes and ordinances. Perform mechanical inspections on commercial, single-family and multiple-family dwellings to ensure compliance; and be responsible for enforcing the City of Taylor's ordinances regarding property maintenance. Requires a high degree of independence in evaluating plans and construction in various stages. Employee will work under the general direction of the Department Supervisor. (Employee may be assigned other duties as determined by the department.) Typical Examples of Work : Review of plans submitted by builders to ascertain that requirements are being met; makes both rough and final inspections, re-occupancy inspections and mechanical code compliance on homes, multiple dwellings, commercial, and other buildings; sees that necessary permits have been secured for all construction, alteration, repair or removal work under way; interprets codes to general public, issues and keeps record of violations and makes follow-up investigations to assure compliance; investigates complaints; conducts other inspections as required. Perform re-occupancy inspections and code compliance inspections on single-family and multiple-family dwellings primarily in the Rental Division of the Building Department. Insure that all necessary permits have been secured for the repair or correction of code violations. Follow-up inspections to assure compliance, interpret codes to the general public. Investigate and resolve citizen complaints. Perform visual inspection of exterior property pertaining to property maintenance, issue violations and/or appearance tickets to resolve complaints. Work closely with other departments toward eliminating violations and work closely with prosecuting attorney regarding resolution of tickets, warrants, dismissals and plea agreements. Appear in court as witness to violation of ordinances as needed. Requirements : One year of field inspection experience; graduation from high school or GED. Must be a licensed Mechanical Contractor with the State of Michigan for "Plan Reviewer" and "Mechanical Inspector" pursuant to all State of Michigan requirements. Successful applicant may not utilize any licenses held to perform any contract work in the City of Taylor while employed by the City of Taylor. Physical condition adequate for performance of work; possession of valid drivers license throughout the length of employment; knowledge of construction, materials and tools used in building construction; ability to read and interpret construction blueprints, plans and specification; ability to enforce necessary regulations; able to represent the City in court related issues; ability to interact effectively with business and property owners. Compensation includes hourly rate plus attractive benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, paid time off, paid holidays, and participation in defined contribution plan. HOW TO APPLY: Complete an online application at www.cityoftaylor.com/jobs . Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. The City of Taylor is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of such factors as race, color, age, sex, national origin, religion, citizenship, handicap, height, weight and marital status. Under the State Persons With Disabilities Act and the Federal Americans With Disabilities Act, an employer has a legal obligation to accommodate an employee's or job applicant's disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the employer. A person with a disability may allege a violation against an employer regarding a failure to accommodate his or her condition under Michigan law only if the person notifies the employer in writing of the need for accommodation within 182 days after the date the person knew or reasonably should have known that an accommodation was needed.
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Mar 26, 2019
Part Time
Nature of work : Inspection of plumbing installations for compliance with all applicable codes and regulations and to ensure that work is done to job specifications and in accordance with approved plans on file. Reviews plans and on site construction progress from inspection to completion to ensure compliance with City codes and ordinances. Perform plumbing inspections on commercial, single-family and multiple-family dwellings to ensure compliance; and be responsible for enforcing the City of Taylor's ordinances regarding property maintenance. Requires a high degree of independence in evaluating plans and construction in various stages. Employee will work under the general direction of the Department Supervisor. (Employee may be assigned other duties as determined by the department.) Typical Examples of Work : Review of plans submitted by builders to ascertain that requirements are being met; makes both rough and final inspections, re-occupancy inspections and plumbing code compliance on homes, multiple dwellings, commercial, and other buildings; sees that necessary permits have been secured for all construction, alteration, repair or removal work under way; interprets codes to general public, issues and keeps record of violations and makes follow-up investigations to assure compliance; investigates complaints; conducts other inspections as required. Perform re-occupancy inspections and code compliance inspections on single-family, multiple-family dwellings and commercial property primarily in the Rental Division of the Building Department. Insure that all necessary permits have been secured for the repair or correction of code violations. Follow-up inspections to assure compliance, interpret codes to the general public. Investigate and resolve citizen complaints. Perform visual inspection of exterior property pertaining to property maintenance, issue violations and/or appearance tickets to resolve complaints. Work closely with other departments toward eliminating violations and work closely with prosecuting attorney regarding resolution of tickets, warrants, dismissals and plea agreements. Appear in court as witness to violation of ordinances as needed. Requirements : Graduation from high school or GED. Must be Act 54 registered with the State of Michigan for "Plan Reviewer" and "Plumbing Inspector" pursuant to all State of Michigan requirements . Successful applicant may not utilize any licenses held to perform any contract work in the City of Taylor while employed by the City of Taylor. Physical condition adequate for performance of work; possession of valid drivers license throughout the length of employment; knowledge of construction, materials and tools used in building construction; ability to read and interpret construction blueprints, plans and specification; ability to enforce necessary regulations; able to represent the City in court related issues; ability to interact effectively with business and property owners. Compensation : Negotiable hourly rate or per inspection fee based on experience; no benefits. HOW TO APPLY: Complete an online application at www.cityoftaylor.com/jobs . Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. The City of Taylor is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of such factors as race, color, age, sex, national origin, religion, citizenship, handicap, height, weight and marital status. Under the State Persons With Disabilities Act and the Federal Americans With Disabilities Act, an employer has a legal obligation to accommodate an employee's or job applicant's disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the employer. A person with a disability may allege a violation against an employer regarding a failure to accommodate his or her condition under Michigan law only if the person notifies the employer in writing of the need for accommodation within 182 days after the date the person knew or reasonably should have known that an accommodation was needed.
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Mar 26, 2019
Full Time
Nature of work : Inspection of plumbing installations for compliance with all applicable codes and regulations and to ensure that work is done to job specifications and in accordance with approved plans on file. Reviews plans and on site construction progress from inspection to completion to ensure compliance with City codes and ordinances. Perform plumbing inspections on commercial, single-family and multiple-family dwellings to ensure compliance; and be responsible for enforcing the City of Taylor's ordinances regarding property maintenance. Requires a high degree of independence in evaluating plans and construction in various stages. Employee will work under the general direction of the Department Supervisor. (Employee may be assigned other duties as determined by the department.) Typical Examples of Work : Review of plans submitted by builders to ascertain that requirements are being met; makes both rough and final inspections, re-occupancy inspections and plumbing code compliance on homes, multiple dwellings, commercial, and other buildings; sees that necessary permits have been secured for all construction, alteration, repair or removal work under way; interprets codes to general public, issues and keeps record of violations and makes follow-up investigations to assure compliance; investigates complaints; conducts other inspections as required. Perform re-occupancy inspections and code compliance inspections on single-family, multiple-family dwellings and commercial property primarily in the Rental Division of the Building Department. Insure that all necessary permits have been secured for the repair or correction of code violations. Follow-up inspections to assure compliance, interpret codes to the general public. Investigate and resolve citizen complaints. Perform visual inspection of exterior property pertaining to property maintenance, issue violations and/or appearance tickets to resolve complaints. Work closely with other departments toward eliminating violations and work closely with prosecuting attorney regarding resolution of tickets, warrants, dismissals and plea agreements. Appear in court as witness to violation of ordinances as needed. Requirements : Graduation from high school or GED. Must be Act 54 registered with the State of Michigan for "Plan Reviewer" and "Plumbing Inspector" pursuant to all State of Michigan requirements . Successful applicant may not utilize any licenses held to perform any contract work in the City of Taylor while employed by the City of Taylor. Physical condition adequate for performance of work; possession of valid drivers license throughout the length of employment; knowledge of construction, materials and tools used in building construction; ability to read and interpret construction blueprints, plans and specification; ability to enforce necessary regulations; able to represent the City in court related issues; ability to interact effectively with business and property owners. Compensation includes hourly rate plus attractive benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, paid time off, paid holidays, and participation in defined contribution plan. HOW TO APPLY: Complete an online application at www.cityoftaylor.com/jobs . Your application will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications. Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted regarding the next steps in the application process. The City of Taylor is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of such factors as race, color, age, sex, national origin, religion, citizenship, handicap, height, weight and marital status. Under the State Persons With Disabilities Act and the Federal Americans With Disabilities Act, an employer has a legal obligation to accommodate an employee's or job applicant's disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the employer. A person with a disability may allege a violation against an employer regarding a failure to accommodate his or her condition under Michigan law only if the person notifies the employer in writing of the need for accommodation within 182 days after the date the person knew or reasonably should have known that an accommodation was needed.
City of Taylor, MI City of Taylor, Michigan, United States
Mar 04, 2019
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